Oct 1, 2012 7:00pm PDT
accused of killing nursing student michelle le. the accusations include elements of jealousy, hate red, and obsession. >> the brother of my sell le em bralsed friends and reporters outside the courtroom. >> like the rest of the family, i think, having a difficult time with the first presentation. >> cameras were not permitted inside the courtroom where photos of le's bones were presented along with recordings of texts and audio conversations between giselle esteban and scott who once dated le and is the father of at least one of esteban's two children. in court today both sides de scribed giselle esteban as a woman consumed with jealousy and hate red for michelle le. the prosecution says it drove esteban to plan le's murder while the defense says it is a crime of passion. prosecutors can't prove first or second degree murder but today prosecutors set out to prove murder and premeditation. they shared one conversation during which esteban accused of harboring feelings for le and threatening them both saying you'll be honest about it or i'll take your life and hers. >> they basically doc
Oct 1, 2012 5:00pm PDT
-year-old nursing student michelle le. her family packed the oakland courtroom today. they began by showing a picture of le smiling and later a surveillance video in the parking lot where she was last seen in may of last year. le's body was found four months later. prosecutors say suspect gisele esteban was jealous of le and blamed her of ruining the relationship she had with her child's father. marc klaas, whose daughter polly was killed in 1993 helped with the search for le's body and was in court today. >> they need to be here every day just as a sitting reminder to the jury that this is really about their cousin, daughter, sister, and not so much about justifying the horrible deeds of the defendant. >> esteban's attorney declined to comment today. the trial is expected to last one month. >>> well, we're feeling it, extreme heat. that means extreme fire conditions. it will continue tomorrow. so much so, is only's park will be shut down tomorrow. across the bay area, parks and fire departments on high alert. jeff ranieri tracking some of the hottest spots. jeff? >> no doubt rig
Oct 2, 2012 5:00am PDT
is accused of first degree murder in the death of michelle le last year. during opening statements yesterday esteban's attorney admitted his client killed le but says it happened spontaneously and wasn't premeditated many prosecutors say esteban was threatened by le's relationship with her ex-boyfriend the father of esteban's child. le's remains were found near sunol four months after she disappeared in may 2011. >>> supporters and fame of 18-year-old man killed by oakland police are planning to march to city hall this evening to address the city council little. he was fatally shot by police last may. supporters demonstrated last saturday demanding police release their report. he and two friends were stopped and searched the teen was shot three times when he tried to run. police say a gun was found near his body but the family claims it was planted. >>> milpitas leaders considering outsourcing the city's police department that is generating concerns in the community. a group of opponents calling themselves concerned citizens of milpitas vow to attend the meeting in aefrt to block the change.
Oct 2, 2012 6:00am PDT
-old giselle esteban is accused of first degree murder in the death of nursing student michelle le last year. during opening statements esteban's attorney admitted she killed le but said it wasn't premeditated. prosecutors say esteban was threatened by le's relationship with her ex-boyfriend, the father of esteban's child. >>> from southern california, a moderate quake shook the san diego area overnight. the magnitude 4.1 quake hit near pine valley 1:30 this morning, 45 minutes outside of san diego no word of injuries or damage. >>> investigators in santa rosa are looking for the person they say went on a molotov cocktail spree. this is the worst of the damage. doors at the catholic church in downtown santa rosa, charred by flame. investigators say whoever threw the molotov cocktail targeted the episcopal church minutes before, but that device failed to ignite. another molotov cocktail did ignite at the offices of a civil engineering firm. >>> tonight and tomorrow a's will try to sweep rangers and win i a division title outright, can you imagine that. the team has secured a playoff spot way